Redmi 8 India Launch Confirmed For October 9th, Smartphone Spotted On Google Play Console

Redmi 8 India Launch Confirmed For October 9th, Smartphone Spotted On Google Play Console

Redmi 8 India Launch Confirmed For October 9th, Smartphone Spotted On Google Play Console

by October 5, 2019

Redmi 8 is all set for an October 9th launch in India. The chief of the company for India, Manu Kumar Jain, has confirmed the same via a tweet wherein he says that the smartphone will launch next week. As per the teaser, the smartphone is going to be a trendsetter in the battery department. As per the teaser, users can expect a 4000 mAh battery and a much better camera than its predecessors.  The smartphone has also been spotted on Google Play console wherein a few key specifications have been revealed as well. Xiaomi recently launched the Redmi 8A in India. It will closely follow it up with the launch of the Redmi 8 in the country.

The photo on the teaser conveys that the smartphone will come with a dual camera setup. The Redmi 8 teaser suggests that the smartphone will come with a better battery. The camera is believed to have been seen in Jain’s hand at the end of the launch of the Redmi 8A launch live stream. During the live stream, a dual rear camera setup was clearly visible.

As per the listing on the Google Play console, the Redmi 8 will pack in 3 GB of RAM and will be powered by the Snapdragon 439 SoC paired with Adreno 505 GPU. The smartphone will come with an HD+ display with a resolution of 720×1520 pixels and with 320ppi density. This listing was first spotted on 91 Mobiles.

Recent render leak suggests that the new Redmi phone will come with a waterdrop-style display notch. It will also be equipped with a capsule-shaped camera setup with two sensors. As per the leak, the rear panel of the smartphone will come with a traditional fingerprint sensor and of course, the Redmi branding.

As for its specifications, the Redmi 8 is also expected to run Android 9 Pie which will have MIUI 10.0.1.3 on top. The smartphone will be made available in four colour options viz. Ash, Blue, Green, and Red.